The Only Thing Standing Between You And $1 Billion Is A Perfect March Madness Bracket

The Only Thing Standing Between You And $1 Billion Is A Perfect March Madness Bracket

For those of us who don’t happen to be the heir to an oil fortune or a company executive with a paycheck showcasing a bunch of zeroes, becoming a billionaire is something that could only happen in our wildest, probably lottery-related dreams. Unless you’ve got crazy good March Madness skills, that is. [More]

CNBC Taking Votes For Best "As Seen On TV" Product

CNBC Taking Votes For Best "As Seen On TV" Product

Karla writes, “I thought this fun little tournament might interest Consumerist readers, especially the possibility of a Billy Mays vs. Vince from Shamwow showdown in the Sweet 16.” The contest will determine the “greatest ‘As Seen on TV’ product,” although with entries like Video Professor and Miss Cleo on there, “greatest” seems to be loosely defined.

Worst Company In America 2008: Round 2 Bracket

Worst Company In America 2008: Round 2 Bracket

After a furious series of battle, the weaklings have been vanquished and the Round 1 champions in our Worst Company in America 2008 contest advance to the second round. See the full-sized graphic, suitable for framing or forming the basis of informal office betting pools, inside…